Police surround the body at the scene of the crime.Nic Czarnecki/Metro Boston

Massachusetts State Police fished a body out of the Charles River on Monday afternoon.

 

Troopers recovered the body on the Boston side of the Charles River banks after responding to a call at about 1 p.m., police said.

 

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The unidentified person was found near the Boston University Sailing Club.